Tagged: Climate change

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Aerial view of Maldives Island. Credit: Paul Sherlock/Oxfam

The small island states – the country’s most vulnerable to the impacts of climate change – outlined their proposal for a climate deal in Copenhagen today.

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Mr Green and his accomplice travel around Copenhagen delivering an important message: Climate Change kills and that we need to act now to save lives at the UN Climate Summit.

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When it comes to tackling climate change, there are good ideas and there are bad ones. It's now time for the good ones.

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When it comes to tackling climate change, there are good ideas and there are bad ones.

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The first day of the climate talks kick off in Copenhagen and Oxfam is there with guest host "Mr Green" to tell you all you need to know about what's happening both inside and outside the conference centre.

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G20 finance ministers met in St. Andrews, Scotland, on 7 November 2009. Oxfam reacts to their communiqué.

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The World Bank’s new assessment on the scale of finance needed to help developing countries adapt to the unavoidable impacts of climate change – $75-100bn per year on average from 2010-2050 – is a vital and timely contribution to the current climate negotiations under way in Bangkok.

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At more than 2600 events in 135 countries across the globe, we joined together to issue a deafening wake-up call for world leaders to act on climate change in Copenhagen.

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A resident living in a coastal area salvages her belongings as Typhoon Fengshen pelts metro Manila with torrential rain and high winds June 22, 2008. Credit: REUTERS/Cheryl Ravelo

The worst flooding the Philippines has seen in decades highlights the urgent need for US leadership to push UN climate change negotiations in Bangkok forward to help ensure the best chance of securing a global climate treaty in Copenhagen.

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Malawian artist Innocent Willinga painted this canvas, entitled 'Green Future', to illustrate climate change impacts on rural communities. It was the centerpiece of a powerful display of paintings at the UN climate change conference at Poznan in Poland.

The G20 should take urgent action to protect poor countries from economic crisis that is forcing 100 people-a-minute into poverty, Oxfam said today. Developing countries across the globe are struggling to respond to the global recession.

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